Women's Studies/Communication (WO/CM)

WO/CM-100 Intro to Mass Communications

LASC Categories: TLC, HBS

An integrated examination of the history, theory, structure, process, and effects of each of the mass media.

3 Credits

WO/CM-213 Gender and the Media

LASC Categories: HBS, TLC, DAC, WAC

Prerequisites: EN-102 and CM-100

This course will examine how difference is socially constructed along gender lines, and will explore intersections of gender, identity and power.

3 Credits

WO/CM-241 Understanding Movies

LASC Categories: CA, TLC

An introduction to the aesthetics and critical theories of film as an artistic medium of communication through critical observation of classic and contemporary movies.

Every year. 3 Credits

WO/CM-350 Intercultural Communicatons

Prerequisites: CM-100.

Introductory communication theory and practice across cultural groups defined by race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, nationality, politics and economics.

3 Credits

WO/CM-384 Media Criticism

Prerequisites: CM-100

Evaluation and analysis of film, television, theatre, and radio performances, development of intelligent, ethical standards of judgment.

Every year. 3 Credits

WO/CM-390 Alternative Communication

This course introduces students to the theory and practice of alternative communication and its relationship with culture and politics.

3 Credits

WO/CM-410 Special Topics

This course engages students in advanced examination of emerging communication topics and topics of faculty's area of expertise.

3 Credits